• Most Respected Classical Music Platform
  • #classicalForever

Stage 2 Candidates Announced at Wieniawski Comp - Inc. 2 VC Young Artists

The 2016 Wieniawski International Violin Competition 2nd Stage candidates have today been announced, in Poznan, Poland

The 26 candidates progressing to the 2nd Stage of the 2016 Wieniawski International Violin Competition, in Poznań, Poland, have today been announced - including VC Young Artists Richard Lin and Bomsori Kim.

The 2016 Stage 2 Candidates are:

  • VC Young Artist Richard Lin (25, Taiwan/USA)
  • VC Young Artist Kim Bomsori (26, South Korea)
  • Mone Hattori (17, Japan)
  • Hanna Asieieva (29, Ukraine)
  • Anna Malesza (24, Poland)
  • Maja Syrnicka (27, Poland)
  • Amelia Maszońska (23, Poland),
  • Alexander Kuznetsov (26, Russia/Switzerland)
  • Vasyl Zatsikha (25, Ukraine)
  • Arsenis Selalmazidis (26, Russia/Greece)
  • Shiori Terauchi (26, Japan)
  • Celina Kotz (22, Poland)
  • Choi Jung Min (22, South Korea)
  • Ryosuke Suho (21, Japan)
  • Yuna Toki (22, Japan)
  • Veriko Tchumburidze (20, Georgia/Turkey)
  • Luke Hsu (26, USA)
  • Robert Laguniak (28, Poland)
  • Eva Rabchewska (19, Ukraine)
  • Amalia Hall (27, New Zealand)
  • Maria Kouznetsova (24, France)
  • Vera Lopatina (27, Russia)
  • Maria Włoszczowska (25, Poland)
  • Yukino Nakamura (21, Japan)
  • Semion Gurevich (26, Russia)
  • Seiji Okamoto (22, Japan)

Open to violinists of any nationality, born between 1986 and 2000, the 1st prize winner will receive €30,000 (US $33,000).

Full playbacks of all rounds, available at: http://bit.ly/2dZsGHm

This year’s jury, comprises: Krzysztof Penderecki (Honorary Chairman), Maxim Vengerov (Chair), Vera Tsu Wei-Ling, Mayumi Seiler, Marios Papadopoulos, Konstanty Andrzej Kulka, Robert Kabara, Ilya Gringolts, Bartosz Bryla, Zakhar Bron, Alena Baeva, Kyoko Takezawa, Dong-Suk Kang, Akiko Tatsumi and Peter Zazofsky.

Previous prize winners include luminaries Ginette Neveu, David Oistrakh, Henry Temianka, Boris Goldstein, Ida Haendel, and Igor Oistrakh.

The Violin Channel, as this year’s official competition media partner will be providing live rolling coverage direct backstage from all venues. You won’t miss a beat.

PICTURED: 2016 Wieniawski International Violin Competition Stage 2 candidate, VC Young Artist Bomsori Kim from South Korea

upcoming events

march 2024

16marAll Day20Music Teachers National Association National Conference(All Day) The Westin Peachtree Plaza, 210 Peachtree St NW, Atlanta, GA 30303Event Type :conferences & tradeshows Event Tagschamber music,Chamber Music America,Conferences,Music Teachers National Association National ConferenceFOLLOW

17marAll Day21Tokyo Classic Violin Competition(All Day) Tokyo University of the Arts, 12-8 Uenokoen, Taito City, Tokyo 110-8714, JapanEvent Type :competitions Event TagsClassic Violin Olympus International Competition,violin competitionFOLLOW

20marAll Day23American String Teachers Association (ASTA) National Conference(All Day) Kentucky International Convention Center, 221 S 4th St, Louisville, KY 40202Event Type :conferences & tradeshows Event TagsAmerican String Teachers Association,American String Teachers Association National Conference,ASTA,conferenceFOLLOW

april 2024

01aprAll Day05Vienna Classic Violin Competition(All Day) Music and Arts University of the City of Vienna, Johannesgasse 4a 1010 Vienna, AustriaEvent Type :competitions Event TagsClassic Violin Olympus International Competition,violin competitionFOLLOW

23aprAll Day26Lyon International Chamber Music Competition(All Day) Université Lumière Lyon 2, 18 quai Claude Bernard 69365 Lyon, FranceEvent Type :competitions Event Tagschamber music,chamber music competition,Lyon International Chamber Music CompetitionFOLLOW


Get ALL our latest conveniently by EMAIL

Our newsletter is trusted by over 100,000+ industry professionals around the world

We deliver news straight to your inbox and will never share your data.
You'll never miss a beat!

click left click right